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# outbreaks - Friday 16 October, 2020

Post-match parties and house gatherings: Where GPs notice Covid outbreaks originating

A GP said one outbreak was linked to match celebrations where team members drank shots out of a championship cup.

# outbreaks - Thursday 15 October, 2020

There are 2,475 'open' outbreaks of Covid-19 in Ireland with 522 new outbreaks notified last week

The HPSC published its latest report on outbreaks and clusters in Ireland this morning.

# outbreaks - Friday 25 September, 2020

How the new restrictions in Donegal are highlighting the lack of cross-border co-operation on Covid-19

The Level 3 restrictions in Donegal highlight the lack of on-the-ground co-operation along the border.

# outbreaks - Thursday 10 September, 2020

None of the Covid-19 cases identified in 54 schools so far have led to outbreaks

There has only been one school in which a second case was identified after an original confirmed case.

# outbreaks - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

New data shows 2,018 Covid-19 outbreaks in private homes

The total number of workplace outbreaks is 85, including 31 in meat processing plants.

# outbreaks - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Total of five Covid outbreaks in pubs reported during pandemic

There is a push to get pubs open next month.

# outbreaks - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

South Korea orders all schools in Seoul to switch to online classes as outbreaks continue

The country’s education minister said there’s been an “alarming emergence of mass infections” since the start of the month.

# outbreaks - Friday 7 August, 2020

'We cannot afford to wait and see': Taoiseach calls for solidarity as first localised restrictions set to take effect

The Taoiseach addressed the country after 6pm this evening.

# outbreaks - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Community contact tracing for one meat plant is at 73%, not 90%, department confirms

There has been some confusion about the level of contact tracing at meat processing plants.

# outbreaks - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Employees at meat plants had to wait 16 days to be re-tested for Covid-19

More than 1,000 cases of the virus have been reported across 20 facilities nationwide.

# outbreaks - Sunday 5 April, 2020

50 clusters of Covid-19 identified in nursing homes, new health data shows

This number of clusters rose by ten in the space of one day, according to data from the HPSC.